Start Smart Basketball Program Allows Kids and Parents to Learn Together

DSC01607 (640x480)Start Smart Basketball is a program for youngsters interested in learning the basics of basketball. Children ages 3-5 years old can register with their parents to learn about dribbling, ball handling, passing, catching, shooting, running and agility.

The class is every Tuesday from 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. from Nov. 5 – Dec. 10 at the Osage Centre. Cost is $30 for residents and $35 for non-residents. Each child registered will also receive a free Start Smart T-shirt.

This is a great opportunity for some family fun, hands-on learning to teach children the basic motor skills necessary to play basketball and spend some quality time together.

For more information, please contact the City of Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department at 573-339-6340.